Own a piece of Iowa history! This handmade bracelet features re-purposed vintage boot buttons. The mother of pearl buttons in this bracelet were originally made in Muscatine, Iowa from mussel shell from the Mississippi River. The buttons were then used on pre-1920’s womens boots. The buttons in this bracelet are black with a metallic gray shimmer on some buttons.
This bracelet measures approximately 2.5” across and can stretch slightly to fit most wrists. The bracelet measures approximately 0.55” wide. Please note that the dime is not included but is shown to help you gauge the size of the jewelry.
This bracelet would make a great gift for anyone who loves history, re-purposed materials, vintage boots, mother of pearl, or handmade jewelry. This bracelet is brand new and comes with our original store tags and gift box, great for giving or storage for years to come. The bracelet also comes with an information card which states the following:
A piece of Iowa History!
This jewelry is made from re-purposed Victorian era boot buttons! These high-top boot buttons were handmade in Muscatine, Iowa from freshwater mussel shell from the Mississippi River.